Ryman Auditorium, Grand Ole Opry to reopen for daytime tours

Ryman Auditorium
Posted at 11:37 AM, Jun 22, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-22 12:37:37-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Ryman Auditorium and the Grand Ole Opry House will reopen this Friday for daytime tours.

Backstage tours at the Grand Ole Opry House will be held this Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10 a.m. and will return for daily tours on July 2.

At Ryman Auditorium, self-guided tours will be available Tuesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. through 3 p.m. Backstage tours of the Ryman will not be offered during phase three of reopening.

Both venues will operate at limited capacity. Staff will be required to wear masks and have their temperature checked before each shift. Each guest is required to wear masks and will answer health screening questions before the tour. Hand sanitizer stations will also be found throughout each building.

Guests can also experience the "Turn It Up! Ryman's Rock Legacy" exhibit on the history of rock 'n' roll at the Mother Church when daytime tours resume on Friday. The exhibit will run for three years.